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Ngorongoro Crater

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Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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Full-Day Day Trip to Ngorongoro Crater From Arusha Town
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Ngorongoro National Park and Game Drive: Guided Day Tour from Arusha
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Private Tour: Ngorongoro National Park Day Trip
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Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

We'd heard mixed reviews about Ngorongoro with some saying it's beautiful and others saying it's too commercial with too many vehicles and people. Regardless of vehicles you can't but love Ngorongoro as the crater is an ecosystem bordering on something out of Jurassic Park. We...More

Thank DCMIT1
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Amazing place to visit. The wildlife was unbelievable. We recommend this trip to anyone who wants to go on safari.

Thank speedygd65
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The crater is a gem that is well worth visiting. The variety and abundance of animal life is probably unparalleled. You can see swamps, plains, forest (and all inhabitants)--all within the crater area. The number of tourist vehicles is a bit alarming however. I would...More

Thank drmrwh
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This was one of the most beautiful places! We went in the early morning with Sunny Safaris (our 4th day with them). We saw a black rhino and lion pride try to take down some water buffalo. Behind all the animals were the most exquisite...More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This was the last stop on our safari and were were not disappointed. The views are amazing and you can see the big five as well.

Thank jdbernal2016
Reviewed 21 July 2017

The Crater which is a nature's wonder on its own played hosts to a great variety of interesting animals and birds. However, it also attracts flocks of tourists and vehicles which rather makes it overly commercialized. My advice is to focus on the Black Rhino...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Most of the animals seen in Serengeti are in the crater, only Giraffes and Leopards are missing, though can be found on the edges of the crater. If you would have only time for place to visit in your trip to see the animals, this...More

Thank swhnld
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We spent the whole day day in the crater taking both picnic breakfast and lunch. Great experience all around. What a beautiful way to see terrific scenery such as huge overlapping clouds falling over the rim looking like snow and brilliant sunshine below! Some of...More

Thank LeighAnne712
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The famous Ngorongoro Crater, where mountains surround and create a natural living habitat within the volcanic caldera. Photo taken before we drove straight into the Crater. There are places which one must go see in person instead of solely from pictures, and Ngorongoro Crater is...More

Thank winniethepooh17
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Ngorongoro is a must see. A cavernous crater loaded with wildlife. We saw lions, hyena, elephants and thousands of zebra, wildebeest and other grazing animals. Breathtaking start to our safari

Thank Karina L
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Erin D
21 November 2017|
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Response from myguenevere | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delayed answer. Do NOT miss Ngorongoro Crater! You will absolutely love it. We saw a female lion drag a zebra (after kill) 1/4 mile from open prairie to a shaded area. We saw so many animals and it is just... More
Ellen G
30 September 2017|
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Response from Sapper501 | Reviewed this property |
October is more likely to have rain than September, we had a few minor showers over the ten days in early September. At night we had one or two thunder/heavy rain showers but each day had plenty of sunshine & was very warm... More
4 August 2017|
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